Bev-Bel Pullman Standard Type Covered Hopper
Pullman Standard Type Covered Hopper...
Bev-Bel makes an outstanding large Chessie Pullman
covered hopper. The kit comes in several road numbers, but I
just one. The kit is really accurate for the Chessie covered
hoppers. The only major flaw is that the bottom comes
You will need to paint it black and weather it to be more
This kit is actually an Athearn kit that Bev-Bel paints in the
scheme. They run around $9-10 each. If you can find
it up. An accurate train of covered hoppers will have both
PS type covered hoppers. So, add some of these to break up
Accurail ACF hoppers.
Below is a Dean Heacock pic of one.
Below is my Bev-Bel PS Type Covered Hopper.
is a great purchase. Choose this kit and you will just
have to assemble
and weather it. Nothing fancy. The B&O logo and
are a little narrow, but that is a very minor problem. It
coloring and the printing of the letters on it are very sharp.